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Wartburg College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$48,940 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$37,400 tuition
$9,460 on campus room & board
$1,100 books and supplies
$980 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$48,940 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$37,400 tuition
$9,460 on campus room & board
$1,100 books and supplies
$980 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$22,995 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
28% get federal aid ($4,905 avg)
32% get state aid ($5,412 avg)
96% get institn'l aid ($22,995 avg)
73% get loans ($7,928 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 5.50% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 5.50% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $26,082 97%
Federal Grant Aid $4,905 28%
Pell Grants $4,377 27%
Other Federal Grants $743 28%
Institution Grant Aid $22,995 96%
State Grant Aid $5,412 32%
Student Loans $7,928 73%
Federal Loans $6,064 73%
Other Loans $12,489 11%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Wartburg College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
100 Wartburg Blvd.
Waverly, IA 50677-0903
(319) 352-8200
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,960
Out of State $1,960


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • AH
  • I am a current student here

    The price tag here is high, I'll admit, but with financial aid available and the experience I'm having at the Burg, I'd definitely say it's worth it.

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  • 4
  • Gabrielle
  • I am a current student here

    Watburg is worth the cost because there is a sense of family, and also the Financial aid available helps lower the cost. The classes are representative of the cost because you know you are taking something out of the classes.

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  • 4
  • Kaitlin from Ottumwa, IA
  • I am a current student here

    As unfortunate as it is to pay around $40,000 a year to go to school. The students at Wartburg are getting more than the education, necessities, and tools that they are paying for. There are so many resources and opportunities available at Wartburg that the money paid is definitely worth it. Plus, there are always scholarship opportunities that can be obtained.

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